Two killed, another injured in police encounters

KARACHI: Two alleged criminals were killed and another injured in different police encounters in the metropolis on Wednesday.

According to rescue sources, two unidentified criminals, aged around 25 and 26, were killed by police in an encounter near Machhar Colony in Maripur area of Karachi. The bodies were shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi for an autopsy.

In a separate encounter, Liaqat, 17, son of Falak Sher, was injured in police encounter near Kaneez Fatima Society in Surjani town. He was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for medico-legal formalities. He belongs to Khameeso Goth, New Karachi.